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Two Teenage Girls Killed In Crash

Two teenage girls are dead following a single vehicle crash in Gogebic County Saturday morning. Authorities say the crash happened around 2:30am on Lake Road in Ironwood Township. The vehicle reportedly ran off the road and hit a tree. Two girls, ages 18 and 15, were killed.  A 20-year-old man …

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Crowley/Trevino Receive Copper TRACES Volunteer Award

NPS photo/Victor Ierulli II The Copper TRACES program at the Keweenaw National Historical Park draws hundreds of fourth grade students from across the region for a variety of fun, educational, hands-on activities.  Dozens of park employees and community volunteers are needed to make the annual program possible. To show their …

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Tigers Suspended; Brewers Win – Monday Sports Wrap

High School In high school baseball this afternoon… – Houghton will face Calumet at the Hancock Driving Park. Pregame coverage will begin at 3:40 on KBear 102.3 and KBear102.com. – L’Anse will play at Gogebic. – Lake Linden-Hubbell plays at Jeffers. In softball… – Houghton entertains Negaunee. – Calumet travels …

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Tigers Drop Sixth Straight – Sunday Sports Wrap

MLB The Detroit Tigers lost their sixth straight game yesterday, 4-1 to the Oakland Athletics. Detroit collected just five hits, and only one for extra bases – a fourth-inning double by Ronny Rodriguez, who later scored on a wild pitch. Matthew Boyd pitched into the seventh inning, and gave up …

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LL-H Girls Win Track Regional – Saturday Sports Wrap

High School At the Division Three Regional track meet at Lake Linden yesterday… – Lake Linden-Hubbell easily took the girls title, with Chassell second and Ontonagon third. Ewen-Trout Creek was fifth, Baraga tied for sixth, and Chassell finished eighth. Mariah Willmer of the Lakes won the 400 and 800-meter runs, …

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VA to Host VA MISSION Act Presentation

The Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain will be live streaming a presentation about the new VA Community Care Program. The new program will be implemented on June 6th as part of the VA Mission Act signed by President Trump last year. “Under the VA MISSION Act, …

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Cambensy Mining Bill Passes House

A bill to create a committee to develop safe, sustainable mining has been approved by the Michigan House. House Bill 4227 was introduced in February by State Representative Sara Cambensy, a Democrat from Marquette. The Committee on Michigan’s Mining Future would be responsible for making advisory legislative and policy recommendations …

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